West St. Paul’s South Robert Street Business Association, a charitable gambling organization that has given millions of dollars to local causes, celebrates their 100th anniversary this year.
West St. Paul City Council learned about the West St. Paul police reserves and plans for Explore West St. Paul Days, and approved business including the Dakota 911 system and proclaiming Arbor Day and Migratory Bird Day.
It will be a quick meeting on Monday for the West St. Paul City Council, with several summer related items, an agreement on the 911 system, and proclaiming Arbor Day and Migratory Bird Day.
The West St. Paul City Council approved a resolution encouraging mask wearing, ran into confusion over prevailing wage requirements on city projects, and took the first step to reduce the number of required public hearings.
With the omicron variant of COVID-19 surging, West St. Paul City Council will consider enforcing a mask mandate. Other agenda items include ordinance changes to require fewer public hearings and allow free-standing solar power units, as well as appointing residents to city committees.
West St. Paul City Council took the first steps to regulate marijuana, discussed a new West St. Paul Days, two drive thrus were approved, and a townhouse project moved forward after some consternation.